cvsup-mirror several questions

James jamesh at
Tue Oct 16 08:06:22 PDT 2007

On Tue, 2007-10-16 at 10:39 +0000, Aryeh M. Friedman wrote:

> I have setup cvsup-mirror with default settings and I have some questions:
> 1. What cvsup host should I use as my upstream (
> [if I got the name wrong sorry but see next sentence] is an invalid name
> according to named).    Currently I pointed it to
> and successfully ran (i.e. completely populated /home/ncvs).
> 2. When I run cvsupd with default settings it says it can't find any
> collections (cvsup -h localhost /usr/share/example/cvsup/ports-supfile)
> 3. For doing cvsup updates for the local host is cvsup or straight cvs
> better and if the later what is the correct config to use?
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Hi Aryeh,

two things:

1) is your clock set correctly? I received your mail *very * out of
order on the mailing list.

2) A thread that just happened started addressing some of these
questions. It's available here:

You might find that a nice place to start.


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